Sónar Reykjavik kicks off with a multitude of amazing acts

FM Belfast playing last night at Harpa.

FM Belfast playing last night at Harpa. Iceland Monitor/ Eggert Jóhannesson

Sónar Reykjavik takes place at Harpa Concert Hall on five stages with a total capacity of 3500 guests. Beside the two main stages a part of the concert halls underground parking will be changed in to a nightclub were local and international DJ´s will perform during the festival. A scenic part of the concert house will also be changed into a stage along with a seated hall with capacity of 199 guests.

Sónar Reykjavik announces artists for 2017 line-up

The line up includes balanced mix of both international artists and the most current ones from Iceland´s thriving music scene.

This year's highlights include Fatboy Slim, De La Soul and Forest Swords. 

To get you into the mood for this weekend's festivities here's a Sonar Reykjavik playlist curated by DJ Margeir. 

Glowie performing at Harpa last night.

Glowie performing at Harpa last night. Iceland Monitor/ Eggert Jóhannesson

FM Belfast

FM Belfast Eggert Jóhannesson

Sónar at Harpa last night.

Sónar at Harpa last night. Iceland Monitor/ Eggert Jóhannesson

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